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Akie Kawasaki Last modified date:2019.09.06

Assistant Professor / Faculty of Agriculture

Graduate School
Undergraduate School

Academic Degree
Dr. of Agriculture
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Forest policy / Forestry Economics
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Research Interests
  • 1) Research related to forestry workers and contractors. Specifically analyses on current status and policy related management of forestry company, labor control and training.
    2) Research related to log distribution. Specially changes on log procurement of log auction markets and so on.
    keyword : Forestry company, worker, contractor, log distribution
Academic Activities
1. Katsuhisa Kohroki and Akie Kawasaki, Could self-employed forest owner be leaders?, IUFRO 3.08 & 6.08 Joint Conference, 480-487, 2014.06.
2. Akie Kawasaki, Women forestry worker's work pattern and wage in Japan, IUFRO 3.08 & 6.08 Joint Conference, 121-127, 2014.06.
1. Akie Kawasaki, Katsuhisa Kohroki, Changes and current situation of forest companies in Japan, The Role of Forest Utilization and Ergonomics in Modern Forestry, 2014.06.
2. Akie Kawasaki, Women forestry worker's work pattern and wage in Japan, IUFRO 3.08 & 6.08 Joint Conference: Future directions of small-scale and community-based forestry, 2013.09.
3. Akie Kawasaki, Katsuhisa Kohroki, Forestry training project for new employee in Japan: changes and current status of the trainees, FORTECHENVI 2013, 2013.05.
4. A current condition of the logs collection in Maniwa area, Okayama pref..
5. Trend of Class II Special Enrollment in Industrial Accident Insurance and Firm Form of these policyholders' Groups.
6. Independent Contractors and Restructuring of workers at Forest owners' Association.
7. The existence form of contract-based forestry worker.
8. On vertical cooperation for forest improvement.
Membership in Academic Society
  • Japanese Forest Engineering Society
  • The Japanese Forest Society
  • The Japanese Forest Economic Society